This superb piece was written by an anonymous individual who speaks for all of us who feel betrayed...
most productive people, the small business owners, the entrepreneurs and the
honest wage earners of America are so demoralized right now I am not sure we
will recover as a country. We have lost the most important election of
our lifetime and did so after giving our best effort, spent the most money ever
and worked the hardest we have ever worked.
very people that America needs the most to generate a real recovery now have
the least motivation to do so and worse, lack the confidence necessary to even
justify the effort.
We opposed a foe that was so obviously incompetent, corrupt and inept in
leadership we really expected a landslide victory and a redeeming mandate to
return the nation to conservative values. Instead
what we got was a harsh slap in the face by an American public telling us it is
not like us and it does not any longer believe in what we believe in. As
a country we are hopelessly divided by a malignant polarization approaching
that similar to the time around the civil war.
side will not march in the streets; nevertheless the rebellion, protests and
resistance will be just as determined but more subtle. The American
can-do spirit, our optimism, our traditional dependence on our own ingenuity is
now mere kindling on the advancing flame of an insidious yet steadily advancing
Those of us who create real jobs, invest our capital, our fortunes and take the
risks to build America, feel betrayed.
fundamentals of honest effort and hard work rendering the rewards associated
with capitalism seem now like a cruel joke. We
are now a targeted enemy not to be governed but coerced into submission by a
lazy, corrupt, vindictive, arrogant government that is out for revenge,
redistribution and to add a final insult, one we find too morally bankrupt to
usual safeguards for a democracy found in a vibrant independent press have
lost any semblance of objectivity and instead have joined a side. What
used to be principled independent reporters have morphed into dishonest
pundits, spewing a disgusting relentless partisan bile that neither informs nor
are shallowly manipulated by the political marketers to the point their words
lack meaning. The
"fourth branch" of government has become nothing more than an empty
cathode ray irradiating a mind-numbed audience like a repetitive Beavus &
We have elected a President who not only feels we did not work for what we have
but feels we do not deserve it either. Had
it gone the other way, Obama supporters would have torched America. Instead
they will now legitimately consume it by gnawing at the soft underbelly of what
was once her prosperity.
Judeo-Christian culture now having as much meaning as a three-minute YouTube video.
It is, however,
as the Bible had forewarned, ours is a world turning over where good is bad,
and bad is good.
God help us all...